Skip to content

Finding Genius Podcast featuring Jalonne L. White-Newsome


Environment Senior Program Officer Jalonne L. White-Newsome joined the Finding Genius Podcast on July 24, 2020. During the episode titled “The Public Health Hazard of Urban Flooding,” White-Newsome discusses climate inequity and the health impacts of flooding. She also covers:

  • What is meant by climate resiliency and how it relates to community health and equity
  • How urban flooding disproportionately affects low-income communities
  • How water damage creates additional challenges for those impacted, and what barriers prevent access to resources for recovery

Listen to the podcast